Activation of prostaglandin E receptor 4: a novel anti-inflammatory mechanism that protects against adipose tissue inflammation and obesity-related complications.


Grant Data
Project Title
Activation of prostaglandin E receptor 4: a novel anti-inflammatory mechanism that protects against adipose tissue inflammation and obesity-related complications.
Principal Investigator
Dr Tang, Eva Hoi Ching   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Duration
36
Start Date
2012-08-01
Completion Date
2015-07-31
Amount
850000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Inflammation, obesity, adipose tissue, prostaglandin E2, EP4 receptor
Discipline
Diabetes/Metabolism,Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 778012M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed